Orekhovo (Moscow Metro)

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Orekhovo
!B9993068528194  2 
Moscow Metro station
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Station statistics
Coordinates 55°36′47″N 37°41′41″E / 55.61306°N 37.69472°E / 55.61306; 37.69472
Line(s) !B9993068528194  2  Zamoskvoretskaya Line
Connections Bus: 117, 274, 275, 711, 765
Structure type Shallow column triple-vault
Depth 9 metres (30 ft)
Levels 1
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Parking No
Bicycle facilities No
Baggage check No
Other information
Opened December 30, 1984
Closed December 31, 1984
Rebuilt February 9, 1985
Station code 022
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Traffic
Passengers (2002) 10,968,250
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
Zamoskvoretskaya Line
Station platform of Orekhovo

Orekhovo (Russian: Орехово) is a Moscow Metro station in Orekhovo-Borisovo Severnoye District, Southern Administrative Okrug, Moscow. It is on the Zamoskvoretskaya Line, between Tsaritsyno and Domodedovskaya stations.

Orekhovo opened on 30 December 1984 as part of an extension but was closed the very next day because of flooding. It reopened on 9 February 1985.

The station was designed by architects L. Popov, V. Volovich, and G. Mun. Both the walls and pillars are faced with white marble, and there is a cast bronze sculpture by L. Berlin (devoted to the theme "Protection of Nature") above the escalators. The entrances to the station are located between Shipilovsky Prospekt and Bazhenova Street, on the east side of Tsaritsino Park.